FM Preview: Chelsea v Queens Park Rangers 01 Jan 2013

Footymad preview History of the Chelsea v Queens Park Rangers fixture

Chelsea prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Blues are clearly on top, having won 13 and lost only 5 of the 25 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stamford Bridge was less than a year ago, in April 2012, with Chelsea annihilating their visitors 6-1 in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 15 Sep Q.P.R. 0 - 0 Chelsea Premier League
2011/2012 Sun 29 Apr Chelsea 6-1 Q.P.R. Premier League
2011/2012 Sat 28 Jan Q.P.R. 0 - 1 Chelsea F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Sun 23 Oct Q.P.R. 1 - 0 Chelsea Premier League
2009/2010 Wed 23 Sep Chelsea 1 - 0 Q.P.R. League Cup
2007/2008 Sat 05 Jan Chelsea 1 - 0 Q.P.R. F.A. Cup
1995/1996 Sat 23 Mar Chelsea 1 - 1 Q.P.R. Premiership

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Recent respective form guides

Chelsea are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. In this time, Blues have rattled up an impressive 18 goals, and conceded 4.

The away form of Queens Park Rangers is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Rangers have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Chelsea lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 32 points from their 17 games so far.

Queens Park Rangers find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 19 games have yielded only 10 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Chelsea 6 4 1 1 23 6 13
Queens Park Rangers 6 1 3 2 6 7 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

With the Blues being in decent shape at home at the moment, we am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Chelsea Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Queens Park Rangers Not won in previous 24 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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